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OF THE CITY OF
TABLE OF CONTENTS
ARTICLE I INCORPORATION; FORM OF GOVERNMENT
ARTICLE II POWERS OF CITY
ARTICLE III MUNICIPAL OFFICERS GENERALLY
Sec. 3.1 Mayor, City Clerk, Municipal Judge and Members of Council as Municipal Officers; Election and Term of Certain Officers Generally.
Sec. 3.2 Qualifications of Elective Officers; Limitation on Elective Officers Holding Other Public Office, etc. (1-3-02)
ARTICLE IV MAYOR
ARTICLE V COUNCIL
Sec. 5.2 Mayor as Presiding Officer and Member of Council; President of Council; Who to Preside in Absence of Mayor and President of Council.
ARTICLE VI CITY CLERK
ARTICLE VII MUNICIPAL COURT
ARTICLE VIII CITY TREASURER
ARTICLE IX CITY ATTORNEY
ARTICLE X DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
ARTICLE XI PERSONNEL
Sec. 11.1 Discrimination Against City Employees, etc., Because of Political Affiliation, etc.; Oath May Be Required of City Employees.
Sec. 11.3 Determination and Administration of Personnel Policy; Limitation on Appointment, etc., of City Employees by Council and Dealings of Council with City Employees.
ARTICLE XII BUDGET
Sec. 12.2 Submission of Budget; Finance and Budget Committee of Council; Citizen's Advisory Committee as to Budget and Fiscal Affairs.
Sec. 12.9 Term of Effectiveness of Budget; Certification and Filing of Budget; Availability of Copies of Budget.
Sec. 12.11 Budget as Financial Plan; Limitation on Total of Proposed Expenditures; Contents of Budget Generally.
Sec. 12.21 Further Provisions as to Work Programs and Allotments for Departments, etc.; Authorization of Expenditures for Departments, etc.
ARTICLE XIII WARDS
Sec. 13.1 Division of City into Wards, Not More Than Eight (8) in Number; Single-Member Representation of Wards; Apportionment of City Following Effective Date of Amendment to this Article and After Each Decennial Census Thereafter; Maximum Population Variance. (6-7-83)
Sec. 13.2 Compact and Contiguous Wards; Specific Requirements to Ensure Compactness of Wards. (6-7-83)
ARTICLE XIV NOMINATIONS AND ELECTIONS
Sec. 14.1 When Primary and General Elections to be Held; Term of City Officials Elected under Charter, etc. (7-21-16; 12-3-20)
Sec. 14.2 Nomination of Candidates by Primary Election, etc.; Who Considered a Qualified Party; Limitations on Voting in Primary Election; City Executive Committees of Political Parties; Qualifications for Councilman, etc. (7-21-16)
Sec. 14.4 Appointment of Election Officials; Officials; Where Primary and General Elections Held. (7-21-16)
Sec. 14.6 Procedure as to Registration Records, Ballots, etc.; Canvassing of Election and Declaration, etc., of Result. (7-21-16)
ARTICLE XV INITIATIVE, REFERENDUM AND RECALL
Sec. 15.3 Form and Contents of, and Signatures to, Initiative or Referendum Petition; Committee of Petitioners.
Sec. 15.6 Approval of Ordinance by Electors Prerequisite to its Going into Effect When Referendum Petition Has Been Certified.
ARTICLE XVI GENERAL PROVISIONS
ARTICLE XVII SUCCESSION IN GOVERNMENT
Sec. 17.1 Effective Date of Charter; Continuation in Office of Mayor, Municipal Judge, Council Members, etc.
Sec. 17.2 Continuation in Office of Persons Holding Administrative Positions; Continuity of City Departments, etc., Generally.
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